Format USB Flash drive to NTFS file system

So, you’ve a USB Flash drive, if you want to change the file system on your USB drive, here’s the way to enable NTFS on your USB Flash Drive: Right click My Computer and select Manage. Open the Device Manager and find your USB drive under the "Disk Drives" heading. Right click the drive and […]

So, you’ve a USB Flash drive, if you want to change the file system on your USB drive, here’s the way to enable NTFS on your USB Flash Drive:

  1. Right click My Computer and select Manage.
  2. Open the Device Manager and find your USB drive under the "Disk Drives" heading.
  3. Right click the drive and select Properties.
  4. Choose Policies tab and select the "Optimize for performance" option.
  5. Click OK.
  6. Open My Computer.
  7. Select Format on the flash drive.
  8. Choose NTFS in the File System dropdown box.
  9. Device Formatting is completed.

Note: To remove a device safely without data loss use a "safely remove hardware" procedure or  Eject function from Windows Explorer.

Source:→ NTFS